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New York Times, Friday, August 23, 2002

Author:
Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Brendan Emmett Quigley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {FQXZ} Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 61 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0823 ( 19,281 )

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Across
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Punchlike beverage : BUGJUICE
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Sub : HOAGIE
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Not right : ABNORMAL
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Prepare to slip out of, perhaps : UNLACE
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Battered and sautéed in butter : MEUNIERE
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Chaucer's "The ___ Tale" : REEVES
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Skill, in old Rome : ARS
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Cold war worry : ARMSRACE
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Northern Ireland's Shannon-___ Waterway : ERNE
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"Get ___!" (victim's cry) : HIM
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Org. that included the Kentucky Colonels : ABA
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Veil material : TULLE
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Quotation qualification : SIC
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"Nothing beats ___" (beer slogan) : ABUD
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Pacifist's dream : UNIVERSALACCORD
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"Almost finished," as to a decathlete : NINEDOWNONETOGO
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Group with the 1967 hit "Come On Down to My Boat" : EVERYMOTHERSSON
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Typists' settings : TABS
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Southern constellation : ARA
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Tenor Schipa and others : TITOS
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Andean tuber : OCA
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Not only that : AND
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Rigging pro : BOSN
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It may be given a slug : COINSLOT
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Run in : NAB
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#1 Beach Boys hit : KOKOMO
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Famous French roundelay : ALOUETTE
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Tony winner Worth and others : IRENES
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Brute strength : RAWPOWER
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High-stepping occasion? : PARADE
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"Nana" star, 1934 : ANNASTEN
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The Tide, of college sports : BAMA
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Potsdam preposition : UBER
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Serengeti herd : GNUS
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Actor Favreau : JON
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Sch. in Kingston : URI
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Freudian slip follower : IMEAN
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French square : CARRE
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I, for one: Abbr. : ELEM
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It may bring down the house : HURRICANE
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When last call may be announced : ONEAM
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Jazz pianist Templeton : ALEC
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Helped up : GAVEABOOST
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Bar stock : ICE
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Some M.I.T. grads : EES
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Civil War battle site : SHILOH
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Young, transparent fish : ELVERS
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Slender : REEDY
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Thick, spicy stew : BURGOO
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Peripherals : ADDONS
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Find on the dial : TUNETO
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Technological introduction of 1951 : UNIVAC
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Red-dogger, e.g. : LINEBACKER
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Recipient of many wish lists : SANTA
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Is a part of, as a play : ACTSIN
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It has a prominent bridge : ROMANNOSE
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They have duel purposes : SWORDS
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Altoids alternative : CERTS
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About to be fired, perhaps : AIMED
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Pakistan's ___ Pass : BOLAN
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Boy band with the hit "Liquid Dreams" : OTOWN
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Woman's name that's Irish for "unity" : OONA
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Pasternak heroine : LARA
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Packing info: Abbr. : NTWT
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To ___ : ATEE
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Where Einstein published his special theory of relativity : BERN
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Laotian money : KIP
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Mouths : ORA
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Work ___ sweat : UPA
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Canon camera : EOS

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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